How to Handle a Long Distance Friendship

Between college, moving around, and internet relationships, long distance friendships are becoming more and more common. Despite the easy access to communication today’s technology offers us, there are still some challenges that arise with keeping a friendship going when distance interferes. Here are some tips to help keep close with all of your long distance friends: Communication is Key As much fun as it is … Continue reading How to Handle a Long Distance Friendship

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‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ Has a Feminist Meaning We’ve All Been Missing

While we’ve all been obsessing over Noah Centineo and the ever dreamy story line of Netflix’s newest teen rom-com, To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, there’s one aspect of the movie that viewers have been overlooking: the overtly feminist tone the movie leaves in its wake. The very plot of the movie offers a very feminist perspective on high school life and teen romance. … Continue reading ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ Has a Feminist Meaning We’ve All Been Missing

What Four Days At A Music Festival Were REALLY Like

Heading into Lollapalooza, a four day long summer music festival hosted in Grant Park in Chicago, I had the highest expectations. With a lineup studded with my favorite artists, four Insta-worthy outfits planned out, and a pound of body glitter ready to go, it was hard to believe that the four days would be anything less than the best weekend of my life. However, what … Continue reading What Four Days At A Music Festival Were REALLY Like

Is Kylie Jenner Really a ‘Self-Made’ Billionaire?

On Wednesday, Forbes magazine said that reality TV star Kylie Jenner was on track to be the youngest self made billionaire.   But can all of Kylie’s fortune be attributed to her and her alone?   When Kim’s infamous sex tape was leaked and she started the now 15 season long reality TV show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Kylie was only 10 years old. … Continue reading Is Kylie Jenner Really a ‘Self-Made’ Billionaire?

A Look At A New Wave of Eco-Friendly Policies

Plastic straws have been the target of many environmentalist’s attacks recently, as they serve very little purpose, and can only be used once before being disposed. Companies and cities have been responding to consumer complaints by banning the use of single use plastic products, and providing a more environmentally conscious option.   This Monday, Starbucks announced it’s decision to eliminate the use of plastic straws … Continue reading A Look At A New Wave of Eco-Friendly Policies

An Increase In Female Candidates For November’s Primary Elections

After one of the most arguably obscure, insane, and frankly unbelievable first halves of a presidency America has witnessed, change might be upon us come the November midterms. And this change will be driven by women.   This female push follows the highly controversial reign of 45th President, Donald Trump. After seeing his administration implement atrocious and unjust policies, such as the latest immigration policy … Continue reading An Increase In Female Candidates For November’s Primary Elections